June 13, 2017
Our nation's debt is the highest it's been since World War II and it is projected to grow exponentially over the next ten years. Without significant changes in either revenue or spending (or both), the trajectory of financial imbalance is daunting and unsustainable. Actuaries, Trustees for Medicare and Social Security, and the Congressional Budget Office are all saying something must be done beginning 2018. At the heart of this problem are the three largest publicly funded domestic programs, all of which impact the world of long-term care, the senior citizens of our nation, and our local economies. These are Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid-- "The Domestic Trio." Click here for the slide deck.